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2009-04-21 16:07:00

- Come celebrate 50 years of the advertising industry with us - one decade at a time; register today at www.clioawards.com for $99 room rates at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas - NEW YORK, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The CLIO Awards, one of the world's most recognized international advertising and design competitions, has witnessed much advertising history since its inception in 1959. To celebrate its monumental 50th Anniversary, the 3-day CLIO festival will not only feature 5 new,...

2009-03-27 07:00:00

- Wieden will receive the CLIO Lifetime Achievement Award on Wednesday, May 13, at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas - NEW YORK, March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The CLIO Awards, one of the world's most recognized international advertising and design competitions honoring creative excellence and innovation in the industry, will present Dan Wieden, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Wieden+Kennedy (W+K), with the Lifetime Achievement Award on May 13 during the 50th Anniversary CLIO...

2009-03-11 17:05:00

Fourth Annual Competition held at Cannes Lions 56th International Advertising Festival SAN FRANCISCO, March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The Future Lions global student advertising competition (www.futurelions.com), hosted by AKQA in collaboration with the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival, is calling for entries in its 2009 competition. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090311/PH82581 ) The annual competition challenges students to develop an idea for advertising a global...

2009-02-17 08:00:00

Final deadline for the advertising, design, interactive, and strategic communications/public relations awards is March 2nd NEW YORK, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The CLIO Awards, one of the world's most prestigious international advertising and design competitions honoring creative excellence and innovation in the industry, today announced the final submission deadline for entries, as well as a comprehensive conference schedule for the 50th Anniversary CLIO Awards at the Hard Rock Hotel &...

2009-01-28 08:50:00

Scan of thousands of inherited genetic changes reveal specific variations linked to treatment failure and the fate of chemotherapy drugs in the body for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemiaScientists from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the Children's Oncology Group (COG) have discovered in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) scores of inherited genetic variations that clinicians might be able to use as guideposts for designing more effective chemotherapy for this...

2009-01-27 15:00:00

Scan of thousands of inherited genetic changes reveal specific variations linked to treatment failure and the fate of chemotherapy drugs in the body for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scientists from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and the Children's Oncology Group (COG) have discovered in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) scores of inherited genetic variations that clinicians might be able to use as...

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2008-07-31 10:45:00

The field of robotics could be poised for a breakthrough, leading to a new generation of intelligent machines capable of taking on multiple tasks and moving out of the factory into the home and general workplace. The great success of robots so far has been in automating repetitive tasks in process control and assembly, yielding dramatic cuts in production, but the next step towards cognition and more human-like behavior has proved elusive. It has been difficult to make robots that can truly...

2008-07-01 09:00:42

The New York Festivals (NYF) Grand Trophies were awarded to Nordpol + Hamburg, Abbott Mead Vickers/BBDO, London, Projector Inc., Tokyo, BBDO, NY and Ogilvy, Frankfurt. Nordpol + Hamburg, Germany, Creative Director, Lars Ruehmann, won the coveted Grand Award for Television for their intriguing TV spot "Power of Wind," created for the German power company Epuron. This humorous piece begins with an imposing French man dressed in black, representing the wind. He muses, "I think I was always...

2008-06-25 12:03:12

Helicos BioSciences has entered into a scientific collaboration with the Children's Oncology Group in order to interrogate a wide spectrum of genomic variation within various sarcomas, an aggressive type of bone or soft tissue cancer usually found in children and young adults. The scientific collaboration is aimed at demonstrating the power and versatility of the Helicos true single molecule sequencing technology to measure the DNA sequence, methylation state, and mRNA expression levels of...

2008-06-25 12:00:48

By Joe Pinchot, The Herald, Sharon, Pa. Jun. 25--MERCER COUNTY -- Fueled by high gasoline, diesel fuel and lubricant costs, the budgets for Shenango Shuttle Service and Mercer County Community Transit are much higher than Thomas R. Tulip would like. "I'm not happy with the budgets, but we balanced the budgets," Tulip, executive director of Mercer County Regional Council of Governments, which runs shuttle and transit, told the COG board Tuesday. And, he balanced them without asking...